Spacious 5 bed 3.5 bath home on a lovely lot in Livonia. Entry opens with closet, beautiful floors, neutral colors and crown molding that is throughout most of home. Flowing into formal dining area, that is currently being used as game room and adjacent to formal living area with cozy natural fireplace and bay window. Large eat-in kitchen provides plenty of counter prep space, cabinet storage, breakfast nook and snack bar. Great room has vaulted ceiling, lots of natural light and sliding door wall to back deck. Recreation room offers great study/office area. Entry level master has walk in closet, full bath and jacuzzi tub. 2 additional bedrooms share a full bath on entry level. Upper level provides loft recreation space, 2nd master bedroom with roomy closet and updated full bath and 5th bedroom! Lower level provides lots of storage space. Exquisite exterior features well maintained landscaping with lovely curb appeal, Trex back deck, patio, above ground pool all on a lush privacy fenced in yard.
Livonia Public Schools (LPS) is a public school district in southeastern Michigan Metro Detroit area, serving most of the city of Livonia and the northernmost portions of Westland.
As of the 2006-2007 school year, the district has revised their curriculum to a four-tier system: K-4, 5-6, 7-8 and 9-12 Grade Levels. Prior to 2006, the curriculum was K-6, 7-8 and 9-12 grade levels. During the 1979-1980 school year, 9th graders were moved over to the high schools. Prior to then, junior high schools consisted of grades 7-9 and senior high schools consisted of grades 10-12. The school system also offers classes at the high school level at the Livonia Career Technological Center. Students can take classes that can gain valuable experience in their career choice before graduating high school. The district has consistently been ranked as one of the top districts statewide, a distinction held since the 1960s. However, in the recent years, the district has undergone changes and is currently rated # 102 in ranks among Michigan Public School Systems.
The schools near the property are:
Lower Elementary School:
Rosedale Elementary School (1.0 mile via Ann Arbor Road and Ann Arbor Trail)
Garfield Elementary School (1.9 miles via Ann Arbor Road)
Randolph Elementary School (3.3 miles via Newburgh Road)
Hoover Elementary School (3.7 miles via Levan Road)
Grant Elementary School (4.1 miles via Joy Road)
Hayes Elementary School (4.7 miles via Ann Arbor Trail)
Upper Elementary School:
Johnson Upper Elementary School (0.7 mile via Hix Road)
Cooper Elementary School (5.6 miles via Ann Arbor Trail)
Frost Middle School (3.7 miles via Plymouth Road and Stark Road)
Holmes Middle School (3.5 miles via Newburgh Road)
Emerson Middle School (5.4 miles via Plymouth Road)
Churchill High School (0.9 mile via Stonehouse Avenue and Joy Road)
Franklin High School (4.6 miles via Joy Road)
Adlai E. Stevenson High School (5.5 miles via Levan Road)
This property is located in the Golden Ridge Subdivision, a unique residential community. Properties in these subdivision reflect a variety of architectural styles and many of them were custom built. These homes, which were built starting in the 1950s, have been renovated over time to reflect the most modern tastes in home design.
Restaurants have always played an essential role in the business, social, intellectual and artistic life of a thriving society. Located on a walking distance of 0.5 mile via Houghton Street are Mangia Pizza and Catering, Subway, Newburgh Grill, and Hungry Howie's Pizza.
Parks provide a meeting place where community members can develop social ties, and where healthy behavior is modeled and admired. Located 3.0 miles via Ann Arbor Trail, Kellogg Park is a landscaped public plaza featuresbenches and a circular fountain that hosts many community happenings. Kellogg Park also includes other amenities such as picnic tables, basketball hoops, baseball diamonds, soccer nets, grills and swings and play structures. Kellogg Park hosts Music in the Park on Fridays and a wide variety of other special events like Art in the Park and the Plymouth Fall Festival. Kellogg Park is at the center of the downtown creating the feel of historic town square. The park is the ideal setting for summer concerts and festivals while providing a place for people to relax and take in all that the community offers. Surrounding the park is the downtown filled with over 75 specialty shops including fine jewelers, boutiques, art galleries, antiques stores, candy shops and many other great venues. The dining options range from high-end fine restaurants to unique little bistros to bars and outdoor cafes
Hines Park has been a recreational gem along Hines Drive. The beautiful park spans several cities in Wayne County, including Northville, Plymouth, Livonia, Westland, Garden City, and Dearborn Heights. It's comprised of 20 park segments, and the park has many soccer fields, baseball diamonds, playgrounds, picnic areas, and much more. During the warmer months, the park is buzzing with recreational soccer and baseball leagues. Around the holidays, the park glows at night with a lengthy Christmas light display. The park has a long trail that winds over 15 miles from Northville to Dearborn Heights. The trail is very popular, used for jogging, walking, and bicycling.
Shopping malls are part of the fabric of the local community. Many shoppers’ first job or first date was at their local mall. Most shoppers can recall positive personal experiences from their youth that occurred at the mall. Additionally, malls actively support a number of local charities helping raise funds to support the broader community.
Laurel Park Place Mall is an enclosed upscale shopping mall located 4.3 miles via Newburgh Road. The mall features over 70 restaurants and stores, with Carson's and Von Maur as anchor stores. Laurel Park Place includes the Phoenix movie theaters, restaurants, a food court, the attached Livonia Marriott Hotel, and an office tower. Other retail stores found inside the Laurel Park Place Mall are J-Trends, LensCrafters, Sleep number, Crazy 8, The Limited, Pro Sport Zone, Easy Spirit, Godiva Chocolatier, White House Black Market, Gap, The Limited, Bath and Body Works, Eddie Bauer, and Sunglass Hut.
Wonderland Village is an outdoor shopping center with Walmart and Target as the anchor stores, located 4.7 miles via Plymouth Road. The demolition of the old Wonderland Mall made way for construction of the new Wonderland Village shopping center, on which construction began in late 2006. Target opened its new store on July 25, 2007, followed by Wal-Mart a month later. Other tenants which have since opened include Noodles & Company, Qdoba, Verizon, FedEx Kinkos, Dot's,Five Guys, Chili's, Rue 21, Pizza Hut, InkStop, Starbucks, and Casual Male XL.
Located 3.6 miles via Ann Arbor Trail is one of the famous attractions LIvonia residents enjoy going to, the Plymouth Historical Museum features 26,000 square feet of exhibits, a gift shop, and an archives and research library. This museum also features a late 19th-century Victorian recreation of Main Street, tracing the growth of the small town from the railroad depot to the general store. The largest Lincoln collection in the state of Michigan is housed in a separate room off of Main Street. And a Timeline of Plymouth is the newest permanent exhibit, featuring displays on the Daisy Air Rifle, Ford Village Industries, the Alter Motor Car, World War II, communication history, and much more.